PERLA Necklaces

DESIGNED BY DENISE YEZBAK MOORE
FEATURING BEAD GALLERY® BEADS BY HALCRAFT COLLECTION 

 
Materials:
02      Bead Gallery® Tags 8x9mm freshwater emerald pearls (16924)
02      Bead Gallery® Tags amethyst freshwater pearls (16925)
02      Bead Gallery® antique silver plated loop (12117)
01      Bead Gallery® Freshwater pearl pendant (16937)
01      Bead Gallery® abalone round with wire 50mm (16901)
104” brown 3-ply waxed linen cording
01      silver tone 2” eye pin
02      silver tone lobster clasp

Tools:
Wire nippers
Super glue
2 – Chain nose pliers
Round nose pliers

Level of difficulty (Beginner)

Time – 45 minutes a necklace

Instructions:

Pearl Necklace
1. Remove bale from pendant.
2. Using 2” eye pin, string pearl and form a simple loop.
3. Attach loop to top of pendant.
4. Cut 52” of cording.
5. String pendant to center of cording.
6. String a pearl onto each side of necklace and form a simple knot on each side.
7. Left side – String pearl and form a simple knot. Repeat 29 times.
8. Right side – Repeat step 7.
9. String lobster clasp on right side of necklace, form 2 simple knots, trim cording and dab knot with super glue.
10. String silver-plated loop on left side of necklace, form 2 simple knots, trim cording and dab knot with super glue.

Abalone & Pearl Necklace
1. Cut 52” of cording.
2. String pendant to center of cording.
3. String a pearl onto each side of necklace and form a simple knot on each side.
4. Left side – String pearl and form a simple knot. Repeat 20 times.
5. Right side – Repeat step 7.
6. String lobster clasp on right side of necklace, form 2 simple knots, trim cording and dab knot with super glue.
7. String silver-plated loop on left side of necklace, form 2 simple knots, trim cording and dab knot with super glue.

Denise Yezbak Moore is a self-taught artisan. Denise has been a senior designer here at Halcraft Collection for 9 years. She loves to create jewelry with a bohemian flair. She resides in Southern California and enjoys hearing from fellow beaders.



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